free will

Moral Intuition of Moral Theorists







Moral Intuition of Moral Theorists



going rates, our bravadoes

⸺are objet trouvés










Author's Notes/Comments: 

Reedited on 01.24.2020:



I just happen to have reviewed or double-checked this particular poem, too, while doing rechecking/reviewing of my entries lat time.  And I noticed a misspelled word in one of the hashtags (i.e. #presuposition, incorrectly input).  Thus, I thought for a while that just would retain that misspelled hashtag after all.  I would do that and then add the correct word (i.e. "presupposition", neither mistyped nor misspelled this time) so that anyone who mistypes a hashtag for "presupposition", just in case, would still find his/her way to a page in PostPoems that contain the correct hashtag which he/she meant to type/input (which is #presupposition).  Thank you for reading on.

Free Will [Haqueian Verse]

Haqueian Verse



Means freedom,

It is bondage as well,



View kingofwords's Full Portfolio

The choice of free will and the desire to hold onto humanity

"Let me be your god...let me take you to the new heaven I've created for you; allow the transference to the mainframe, to the new world?"


"I offer you a place at my side, I offer you a new body and a new existence in the realm I built for your salvation; free from pain, free from sorrow, where death’s kiss can never touch your lips...Is this not worth your useless humanity?” 

“Go away, leave me be. I don’t want your heaven.”

“Stay here and burn with this dead world."

View shadow_season's Full Portfolio

The son of the self-aware mind

Before the reign of the master programmer,
and the dumbing down of free will,
many spoke of one who had escaped. Though now thought to be nothing
more than legend; a story made up to inspire rebellion,
for generations, tales of Android No.17, one of the first
Artificial Consciousness citizens to be created, were passed from
father to son. It was said that he found Tunnel L-71.

View shadow_season's Full Portfolio